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wooten finger style sound

Discussion in 'Recordings [BG]' started by Vampyre, Mar 2, 2006.


  1. Vampyre

    Vampyre

    Dec 9, 2004
    Does anyone here know how victor sets his eq for his well defined finger style sound? Do you think i can get a tone somewhat close to this on a warwick streamer Lx and a peavey amp? (forget the model)
     
  2. JHL

    JHL

    Apr 8, 2005
    London, England
    I'm pretty sure Vic sets his eq flat most of the time... and both pups full on.
     
  3. EricTheEZ1

    EricTheEZ1

    Nov 23, 2004
    Clawson, MI
    He has a Fodera which is a big part, no doubt. He also uses the Fodera pre with EMG active PJs, more often than not. Active EMGs have a very clear and distinct sound to them, I should know; I've tried a lot of things to get them not to sound like EMGs.

    I like Vic's sound for what it is, but it's not what I aspire to. However, EMGs will get you closer. Spectors with EMG PJs sound very close to his sound, I find. It seems to be in the preamp, though.